Founded in 1870, the Arlington Baths Club is a welcoming and peaceful sanctuary for citizens of Glasgow, offering a relaxing getaway in the heart of the city.

The Arlington houses a 21 metre skylit swimming pond, a unique Turkish suite, saunas, steam room, free standing slipper baths and hot tubs, a stylish members lounge and a bright, state of the art gymnasium.

Opening Hours

06:30 - 21:30 Monday - Friday

09:00 - 21:30 Saturday & Sunday


Upstairs Changing

06:30 - 21:30 Wednesday

The Upstairs Changing, Sauna & Steam Room are ladies only today.

Turkish Suite Gentlemen Only

06:30 - 21:30 Wednesday

Turkish Suite and Cooling Room are gentlemen only today.


06:30 - 21:30 Wednesday

The gymnasium is mixed at all times.

Pond Gentlemen Only

14:00 - 17:00 Wednesday

The pond is gentlemen only today between 14:00 - 17:00.

Member Notice

Pool Side Sauna 
The pool side sauna will be unavailable for use from Saturday 9 July

Early Close Sunday 10 July
The Club will close at 6pm on Sunday 10 July. There will be no Sunday Swim that evening

These changes are to facilitate some maintenance. Thank you for your understanding.

Looking for Work? We're looking for Lifeguards!

What we need from you: 
A current Royal Lifesaving Society NPLQ
Flexibility to meet our rota of daytime, evening and weekend shifts.
Strong communication skills
Self motivation and ability to solve problems

What we’ll give you:
Work in a friendly environment with a terrific team
£9.90 per hour plus holiday pay
Ongoing training and personal development
Access to gym equipment and club facilities to keep fit

If you’re interested in applying, want a full job description or fancy a chat about your role, drop our General Manager an email - 


Owned and run by members for members on a not for profit basis, this community club is the oldest of its kind in the world.

Our Grade 'A' listed Victorian bathing complex was constructed in 4 phases over 32 years by eminent architects of the time.

150 years ago, the founders of the Club achieved a relaxed combination of physical exercise and sociability which continues to be embraced and enjoyed by our members today.

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Annual Maintenance Closure

July 13th 2022

From: 06:30 until 21:30

History Group Meeting

June 7th 2022

From: 18:30 until 20:00

Annual General Meeting 2022

May 26th 2022

From: 19:00 until 21:00

Film Night - Man with a Movie Camera

February 26th 2022

From: 19:00 until 21:00

Film Night - Tokyo Godfathers

December 11th 2021

From: 19:00 until 21:00

Film Night - Comfort & Joy

November 27th 2021

From: 19:00 until 21:00

Glasgow noir: fiction and fact

November 19th 2021

From: 18:00 until 19:15

RLSS UK National Pool Lifeguard Qualification

Course Dates: 
Monday 18th to Friday 22nd July 10am - 6pm

Assessment Date:
Saturday 23rd July 10am - 2pm

For further information or to book a place, email - 

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